Full Time Faculty


Timothy Duncan

Karen Keister
Assistant Professor,
Director of DAA

Assistant Professor Karen Keister received her BFA and MFA from San Jose State University where she studied Printmaking and Photography. Her time spent as a graduate teaching assistant ignited a passion for teaching. The advent of the digital darkroom has opened new avenues in her personal work, which has been exhibited in local galleries. Her design expertise has also been used in signage for a national retail chain.

Karen joined Cogswell College in 1999 as an adjunct Professor teaching 2D Design and Photoshop courses. Since then she has taught and developed curriculum for color theory and photography courses at Cogswell. She is currently an Assistant Professor and Program Director of the Digital Arts and Animation Department.